Coming Up Roses

COMING. UP. ROSES. I. magine Not just that a you're demographic: a statistic. a white girl living in a white suburb with a white picket fence and a white fridge that you just cleaned with some white Jif. No, imagine that you are the ...

Coming Up Roses

Coming Up Roses

Prize-winning writer Sarah Laing has written a superb collection of stories that are beautifully written, vividly rendered and which stimulate and surprise. 'Imagine that you're a statistic,' says one of the characters in these quirky, haunting stories of people whose inner lives let them escape the boxes that others put them into. The single mum, the student working in the pie factory, the newborn baby, the dying woman, the Kiwi alone in New York and many others pass through these stories and in doing so let us enter their lives.

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Coming Up Roses
Language: en
Pages: 300
Authors: Rachael Lucas
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-05-21 - Publisher: Pan Macmillan

A charming novel from the bestselling author of Sealed with a Kiss, Rachael Lucas, Coming Up Roses is blooming with humour and romance! Country air, cowslips and a charismatic rogue . . . Would-be gardener Daisy can't believe her luck when her parents announce they're off on a midlife-crisis gap
Coming Up Roses
Language: en
Pages: 432
Authors: Catherine Anderson
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-05-01 - Publisher: Penguin

From New York Times bestselling author Catherine Anderson comes the emotionally gripping story of a woman who must overcome her painful past before she can accept a good man’s love.... 1890, Oregon. Recently widowed Kate Blakely is struggling to make ends meet on her small farm while trying to heal
Coming Up Roses
Language: en
Pages: 271
Authors: Sarah Laing
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-06-01 - Publisher: Penguin Random House New Zealand Limited

Prize-winning writer Sarah Laing has written a superb collection of stories that are beautifully written, vividly rendered and which stimulate and surprise. 'Imagine that you're a statistic,' says one of the characters in these quirky, haunting stories of people whose inner lives let them escape the boxes that others put
Petal Pushers #4: Coming Up Roses
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Catherine R. Daly
Categories: Juvenile Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-09-01 - Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

Pushing petals is their business. But it's up to one girl to keep things from wilting! Del Bloom and her family are busy preparing flowers for the town's Homecoming festivities. And Del is also preparing to ask her crush, Hamilton, to the big bonfire! But then the Blooms discover that
Coming Up Roses (Meet Me at the Fair, Book 1)
Language: en
Pages: 300
Authors: Rachel Wilson
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-06 - Publisher: ePublishing Works!

A devil-may-care big-city newspaperman meets his match in the delightfully heart-warming Americana Romance, Coming Up Roses, by Rachel Wilson —1893 Chicago World’s Fair— Rose Ellen Gilhooley would do just about anything for Buffalo Bill Cody, the showman who plucked her out of poverty in Deadwood, KS, then turned her into